The bathroom should be a place of sanctuary as well as serving a practical purpose in your home. In fact, it’s one of the first things many homeowners choose to upgrade or renovate upon moving in. There are many things to consider, style, comfort and convenience, not to mention the personal touches to make it
When you’re planning to sell, boosting the value of your home is the ultimate goal, and renovations can help you get there. The trouble is that any significant renovation project can also set you back thousands of dollars, so it’s important to measure the predicted value-added against the cost before going ahead with your plans.
The most stressful times for people are divorcing a partner, buying a home and selling a home. Unfortunately buying and selling your home is generally done at the same time, which can make this a very stressful period for you. Every person’s situation is different so try to get the buying and selling process that
There is no doubt that times sure are changing. This is especially true for baby boomers who are likely to live longer than they ever expected and possibly to struggle financially along the way, too. Not only are they likely to be around longer, they will probably not automatically retire at 65 either. Sometimes that
People often spend countless hours diligently scrolling through realestate.com.au and domain.com.au searching for their dream home or investment property.  But when it comes time to make a decision to buy a home, many people spend about the same time inspecting a property as they do buying a pair of shoes or watching half an episode
Buying your first home has always been one of the highlights of many people’s lives. It’s something that they’ve dreamed about and had to make sacrifices for to make it a reality. The thing is buying your first home is often imbued with emotion, which is understandable, but it’s not necessarily the best thing when
In today’s buyer’s market where there are more properties for sale than there are buyers there are some who may wonder what the benefits of hiring a real estate professional to help them in their home search are. Other home buyers figure that in today’s fast-paced world, where answers are a Google search away, and you can
Given Australia’s multicultural community, property investors could benefit from understanding what appeals to property buyers from different cultures – and what doesn’t. Did you know many Chinese buyers won’t buy a property that has the number four as its street address? Or that privacy is a major concern for Russian buyers? Or that South Africans
It’s a tough real estate market out there, for sellers at least.  For cashed up buyers, it’s a dream come true. In many parts of Australia, the market is flooded with properties for sale, which means buyers have variety, time and bargaining power on their side. It’s enough to make a seller’s heart sink. With ‘for
When it comes to managing and investing money, the rich are very different from the non-rich. From my five-year study of the rich and the poor, I discovered that there were certain common money management mistakes the rich never seemed to make. The Rich Avoid Uneducated Risk Taking The rich do their homework. They study